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Oracle Vulnerability Scanning

  • Paul Wright
Chapter

Abstract

This chapter will overview the vulnerability-scanning industry in terms of how it has developed and the commercial tools that are used. It will also introduce the tool I have used most, which is Perl based and enables custom interactions to be automated, such as scanning Database Control webpages to gain the database name, coupled with traditional TNS listener scanning for weak passwords. Finally, I will review some administrative and ethical considerations you should take before using the code in practice.

Keywords

Database Estate Commercial Tool Patch Level Oracle Database Development Machine 
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© Paul Wright 2014

Authors and Affiliations

  • Paul Wright
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  1. 1.SurreyUK

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